Selected Publications

·       F.Fedi, O.Domanov, H.Shiozawa, K.Yanagi, P.Lacovig, S.Lizzit, A.Goldoni, T.Pichler and P.Ayala, Reversible changes in the electronic structure of carbon nanotube-hybrids upon NO2 exposure under ambient conditions, J. Mater. Chem. A., 8 (2020), 9753


·       J. C. Moreno-Lopez, F. Fedi, G. Argentero, M. Carini, J. Chimborazo, J. Meyer, T. Pichler, A. Mateo-Alonso, and P. Ayala, Exclusive substitutional nitrogen doping on graphene decoupled from an insulating substrate, J. Phys. Chem. C., 124 (2020) 22150.


·       C. Reinoso, C. Berkmann, L. Shi, A. Debut, K. Yanagi, T. Pichler, and P. Ayala, Towards a predominant substitutional bonding environment in B-doped  SWCNTs, ACS Omega, 4(2019)1941


·        J. Chimborazo, T. Saito, T. Pichler, L. Shi, and P. Ayala, Towards controllable inner chirality in double-walled carbon nanotubes, Appl. Phys. Lett.,  115 (2019)


·        L. Shi, P. Rohringer, K. Suenaga, Y. Niimi, J. Kotakoski, J.C. Meyer, H. Peterlik, M.Wanko, S. Cahangirov, A. Rubio, Z. J. Lapin, L. Novotny, P. Ayala, T. Pichler Confined linear carbon chains as a route to bulk carbyne Nature Materials, 15 (2016) 634


·        P.Rohringer, L.Shi, P.Ayala, T. Pichler. Selective Enhancement of Inner Tube Photoluminescence in Filled Double‐Walled Carbon Nanotubes Adv. Funct. Mater. 26(2016)4874


·        G.Ruiz-Soria, A. Perez-Paz, M. Sauer, D.J. Mowbray, P. Lacovig, M. Dalmiglio, S. Lizzit, A. Rubio, A. Goldoni, P.Ayala, T. Pichler, Revealing the adsorption mechanisms of nitroxides on Ultrapure, Metallicity-Sorted Carbon Nanotubes, ACS Nano 8(2014)1375


·        P.Ayala, R.Kitaura, R.Nakanisi, H.Shiozawa, D.Ogawa, P.Hoffmann, H.Shionohara, T.Pichler, Templating rare-earth hybridization via ultrahigh vacuum,  Phys Rev B 83(2011)085407.


·        P.Ayala, R. Arenal, A. Loiseau, T. Pichler, The physical and chemical properties of heteronanotubes, Rev. Mod. Phys. 82(2010)1843.


·       P.Ayala, R. Arenal, M. Rümmeli, A. Rubio, T. Pichler, The doping of CNT with nitrogen and their potential applications Carbon 48(2010)575.